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Climate Change: The Cost of Inaction

Climate Change: The Cost of Inaction

[Music] Joel Scheraga: The climate is changing. In fact, it’s been changing for millions of years. But what’s different now is the climate is changing at an unprecedented rate. We’re seeing it in rising temperatures and the increased intensity of storms, floods and droughts, and the frequency of this severe weather is increasing. Also, sea …

PATHWAYS | Department of Environmental and Occupational Health

My name is Dr. Jennifer Newman. My name is Rania A Sabty-daily. I’m Dr. Frankie Augustin and I am a part-time lecturer here, I’m an assistant professor, and I’m the Interim Department Chair of the Department of Environmental and Occupational Health at CSUN. We prepare our students to protect human health through a better understanding …

Manchester Environmental Laboratory

Manchester Environmental Laboratory

Our Manchester environmental laboratory is Washington’s primary environmental lab that’s run by a team of experienced chemists and environmental scientists. Our everyday work in the lab not only serves Ecology but we also provide services to local, state, tribal, and federal governments. Some of our work includes testing consumer products and analyzing water and soil …

Technology Fair and Hiring Event

Technology Fair and Hiring Event

[Music] This year’s tech fair was our eighth annual Technology Fair and Hiring Event. And in my mind, it was the best yet. When you view the caliber and rigor of the capstone projects that were here today It’s impressive what our students can create under the guidance of our talented faculty team. Our inspiration …

CIRES: Science at Every Scale

CIRES: Science at Every Scale

CIRES: The Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences was born in 1967 a full year before Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin took those first small steps on the moon even before the world saw that image of Earth as a pale blue dot in black space. Earth scientists in Boulder Colorado new we needed …

The Importance of Geotechnical Engineering

The Importance of Geotechnical Engineering

Narrator: Just like plants, society is built from the ground up. Plants rely on their roots for stability and nourishment, just like we rely on our infrastructure for organization and growth. But how do we build this connection between humans and the earth? Our job as geotechnical engineers is to create a sustainable world by …